Posts Categorized: Rosh Chodesh

Be Happy, It’s Adar

Our next Rosh Chodesh gathering will be on Friday, February 16 at 6:30pm at Beth Ami when we will participate in the Kabbalat Shabbat service by “usurping” Rabbi’s D’Var Torah. We can recite a poem (https://ritualwell.org/ritual/kavannah-women-rosh-hodesh … and have several women read the various stanzas), sing our song (and share song sheets with congregants), and… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Shevat

All Jewish women are invited to welcome the new month of Shevat at Congregation Beth Ami at 7pm on Wednesday, January 17. We’ll begin the evening with snacks and rituals, then move to a very special activity: Guided Imagery through which you can release old vows or beliefs that hold you back. Michele Baime will… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh for 5778

It’s Shevat, 5778, and time for us to renew our Rosh Chodesh gatherings once again. Here’s what on tap … Rosh Chodesh women invite you to mark the new month of Shevat on Wednesday, January 17 with a guided imagery by Michele Baime @ 7pm at Beth Ami. And mark your calendar for our leading… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh

Dear Rosh Chodesh Women, We are sorry to say that the Rosh Chodesh brunch at Michelle Baime’s scheduled for Sunday November 19th will be canceled due to a number of conflicts. Please put our next Rosh Chodesh gathering (Tevet) at Judy Gunnar’s home on your calendar. It will be Monday December 18 at 7pm: White Elephants… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Av

All Rosh Chodesh women… Hannah Caratti has agreed to host “Welcoming Rosh Chodesh Av with Hebrew Chanting and Yoga” on Monday, July 24!  Wear comfortable clothes that you can stretch and move in. We’ll be in Hannah’s studio 7:00-7:45pm. Be sure to bring “layers” and some snacks to share as we talk about Rosh Chodesh and sing some of our songs on… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Iyyar

Celebrate Iyyar (and the Counting of Omer) with the Rosh Chodesh Women! All Jewish women are invited to welcome the new month of Iyyar on Thursday, April 27 at 7 p.m. in the Congregation Beth Ami multipurpose room. We’re in the process of Counting the Omer so we have time to discuss the relevance of the ritual and… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Nissan: Monday, March 27 at 7pm

Rosh Chodesh Nissan: Monday, March 27 at 7pm: All Jewish women are invited to celebrate the new month of Nissan at Congregation Beth Ami. We’ll share our favorite Passover readings and songs, talk about the narrow places we’ve visited and what we want to leave behind. If you have a favorite Passover recipe(s), feel free… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Adar

Rosh Chodesh Adar: Sunday, February 26 ~ Pizza and a Movie. Our original plan was to have lunch at Mary’s Pizza and see a movie at Summerfield Theaters. In an effort to find a good time, I’m presenting movie times for Sunday … La La Land 10:30-12:30; 1:30-3:38 Lion 10:45 – 12:45 Hidden Figures 11:00-1:07… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Shevat

Rosh Chodesh Shevat falls on Saturday, January 28! We’ll celebrate with havdallah (we’ll supply) and desserts (you bring, please) as well as our regular rituals for welcoming the new moon. It will all begin at 6:30 p.m. at Congregation Beth Ami. All Jewish women are welcome … no matter whether you’re affiliated with a congregation or… Read more »

Rosh Chodesh Tevet

Save the date for our Rosh Chodesh women’s Chanukah gathering which also celebrates the new month of Tevet. We’ll gather at Judy Gunnar’s home on Thursday, December 29 at 7pm for “White Elephant” gift exchange and wine-tasting. Bring cheese, crackers, 7 candles and a chanukiah!